The Miami Heat have now lost their second game in a row as they fell to the Nuggets last night 106-123. Nuggets center Nikola Jokic was the star of the show, recording his 15th triple double of the season. The Game Last night’s game was the first for the Nuggets without star player Jamal Murray, who suffered a torn ACL in Monday’s game against the Warriors.
Thanks to Carter’s 19 points and 12 rebounds, as well as a defense that looked like it had somewhere else to be all evening, the Bulls dropped to 3-8 since the roster facelift, losing 115-106. After the game, coach Billy Donovan wasn’t about to sugarcoat this one. We are not in a position right now to be looking at anybody and thinking we’re better than anybody,’’ Donovan said.
Nikola Jokic had 17 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds for his 15th triple-double of the season to lead the Denver Nuggets over the Miami Heat 123-106 on Wednesday night. Michael Porter Jr. added 25 points and 10 rebounds for the Nuggets. Six Denver players scored in double figures in the team’s first game without Jamal Murray, who is out for the rest of the season.